This year marks the 20th anniversary of The Gruffalo, and we’re certain he’ll be having a party to celebrate! For little readers who love the beautiful world of The Gruffalo, we have everything you need to throw your very own Gruffalo themed party, from colour-in masks and colourful invitations, to a delicious Gruffalo cake recipe that’s perfect for special birthdays.



You can’t have a party without any guests, so first things first; cut out and colour in these Gruffalo party invitations and send them to all of your friends!


Download The Gruffalo party invitations activity sheet



Dive into the Gruffalo party spirit and give your party a Gruffalo fancy dress theme! Click the links below to download masks of the Gruffalo and his friends that your party guests can colour in and make themselves! For little ones that want to be head-to-toe Gruffalo, discover more Gruffalo costume ideas here.  


Download the colour-in Gruffalo mask


Download the colour-in Gruffalo mouse mask


Download the colour-in Gruffalo snake mask


Download the colour-in Gruffalo fox mask


Bake a Gruffalo cake

No party is complete without a delicious birthday cake,  and this Gruffalo cake recipe which is sure to impress your little guests. Easy to make and fun to decorate, this cake is perfect to make with kids or to sit as the surprise centerpiece for your party.


Download The Gruffalo cake recipe


Make a birthday card

If a Gruffalo fan in your life is celebrating their birthday why not make them a thoughtful, homemade Gruffalo birthday card? We’ve created a colour-in birthday card with a fun pop-up Gruffalo face, perfect for siblings and friends to create for one another.


Download the colour-in Gruffalo birthday card



For party guests who love arts, crafts and all things colourful, these Gruffalo activities are sure to keep your guests entertained.


Download The Gruffalo woodland scene colouring sheet


Download The Gruffalo and The Gruffalo’s Child colouring sheet


Download The Gruffalo’s Child colouring sheet